The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Manager
Rank 860 866 831
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 44 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.045% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.048% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 42
Average salary £38,212 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.08% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +24.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 37 £38,436 -14.58% 4
London +18 25 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West -7 4 £38,500 -35.83%
City of London +33 2 £70,000 +47.36%
South East +17 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +8 2 £34,250 +14.16%
Manchester +3 2 £38,424 +2.46% 1
Bristol -1 2 £42,500 -15.00%
North West -12 2 £38,424 +21.02% 1
Devon - 2 £38,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
Winchester - 2 £35,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire +20 1 £33,500 -
East of England +12 1 £28,000 -37.77% 1
North Yorkshire +7 1 £35,000 +42.85%
West Midlands -15 1 £28,500 -43.00%
Shropshire - 1 £28,500 -
Essex - 1 £28,000 -
Telford - 1 £28,500 -
York - 1 £35,000 -
Halifax - 1 £33,500 -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 53 (58.89%) Windows
2 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 31 (34.44%) Active Directory
4 30 (33.33%) ITIL
5 20 (22.22%) Degree
5 20 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
6 19 (21.11%) Windows 7
7 18 (20.00%) MS Office
8 16 (17.78%) VMware
9 14 (15.56%) SQL
9 14 (15.56%) Project Management
10 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (12.22%) VoIP
11 11 (12.22%) Finance
12 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 10 (11.11%) SLA
12 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
13 9 (10.00%) Citrix
14 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (8.89%) VPN
14 8 (8.89%) Service Management
14 8 (8.89%) Legal
14 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
14 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (7.78%) Asset Management
15 7 (7.78%) Billing
15 7 (7.78%) Supplier Management

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.11%) Moodle
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 18 (20.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.22%) MS Project
5 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Google Apps
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) VoIP
2 8 (8.89%) VPN
3 4 (4.44%) ADSL
3 4 (4.44%) 3G
3 4 (4.44%) 4G
4 3 (3.33%) Network Security
4 3 (3.33%) DNS
4 3 (3.33%) DHCP
4 3 (3.33%) LAN
5 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.11%) SAN
6 1 (1.11%) WAN
6 1 (1.11%) Wireless
6 1 (1.11%) Firewall
6 1 (1.11%) VLAN
6 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MSI
1 2 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.22%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.11%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.11%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Legal
3 7 (7.78%) Billing
4 3 (3.33%) Law
5 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) LAMP
1 1 (1.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.44%) EPoS
3 4 (4.44%) User Experience
4 3 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.22%) PDA
5 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.11%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.11%) BYOD
6 1 (1.11%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.11%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Handset
6 1 (1.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (58.89%) Windows
2 19 (21.11%) Windows 7
3 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.56%) Linux
7 4 (4.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.11%) Android
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) ITIL
2 20 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 14 (15.56%) Project Management
4 8 (8.89%) Service Management
4 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.78%) Asset Management
5 7 (7.78%) Supplier Management
5 7 (7.78%) Incident Management
6 6 (6.67%) Information Security
7 5 (5.56%) Release Management
7 5 (5.56%) Line Management
7 5 (5.56%) People Management
7 5 (5.56%) Data Security
8 4 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.33%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.67%) MCSE
3 6 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.44%) MCP
5 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.33%) MCITP
6 2 (2.22%) CCNA
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.11%) HND
7 1 (1.11%) MCSA
7 1 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.11%) MOS
7 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 31 (34.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.22%) XenApp
4 2 (2.22%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.78%) VMware
3 9 (10.00%) Citrix
4 6 (6.67%) SAP
5 4 (4.44%) Google
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco
6 3 (3.33%) Mitel
7 2 (2.22%) Apple
7 2 (2.22%) HP
8 1 (1.11%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.11%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.11%) Sun
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